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Madi Cranford ’21 collected seven hits and four RBI during Brown’s undefeated weekend. Bruno next takes the plate at the University of South Florida Invitational against Colgate University.

Cranford ’21 slugs softball team to 3-0 week

March 15, 2019 0 comments

Catcher Madi Cranford ’21 has kicked off her sophomore softball season with a bang, going 14-18 at the plate in Brown’s first seven games. This past week, she led the Bears to a perfect 3-0 record at the North Carolina A&T Aggie Invitational, racking up seven hits and four RBI in the tournament.

At 103 minutes and 30 seconds, the men’s hockey team’s 6-5 triple overtime victory over Princeton was the longest game in program history and the 18th longest in NCAA Division I men’s hockey records.

Bears sweep Princeton in first playoff round

March 11, 2019 0 comments

The men’s hockey team defeated reigning ECAC champions Princeton in two games of a best-of-three playoff series at Meehan Auditorium this weekend, advancing to the quarterfinals for the first time since the 2012-13 season.

Desmond Cambridge ’21 carries the ball up the court in a win against Princeton Friday. The Bears fell to Penn the next day, eliminating them from the conference race. Harvard, Yale, Princeton and Penn advance to the 2019 Ivy League Tournament.

Men’s basketball regular season ends in loss to Penn

March 11, 2019 0 comments

The men’s basketball team edged Princeton Friday but fell in a winner-take-all showdown against Penn Saturday, eliminating the Bears from the conference race and sending the Quakers to the Ivy League Tournament. Brown battled Penn in a tightly contested game, but Bruno’s 22 turnovers doomed the team in a 58-51 loss.

Klein ’20: Don’t count out the Cubs

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Klein ’20: Don’t count out the Cubs

March 11, 2019 0 comments

After winning the 2016 World Series, the Chicago Cubs were expected to remain on top of the National League for several more years. Instead, the Cubbies have slid back each season since the championship, losing in the 2017 NLCS and the 2018 NL Wildcard Game.

Katie Klein ’22, who is leading women’s water polo with 29 goals, helped the team to victory at the Harvard Invitational tournament on Sunday. Bruno defeated the Golden Knights 11-5.

Klein ’22 leads Bears to victory over Golden Knights

March 8, 2019 0 comments

Last Sunday, the women’s water polo team faced Gannon University at the Harvard Invitational tournament in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Sachan ’22: The AAF is changing the game of football

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Sachan ’22: The AAF is changing the game of football

March 4, 2019 0 comments

CFL. USFL. PPF. IFL. If you’re anything like the vast majority of Americans, these acronyms mean nothing to you.

Joshua Howard ’20 drives to the hoop for a lay-up against Columbia Friday. After losing to the Lions, the Bears rebounded against Cornell Saturday with Howard posting 16 points.

Men’s basketball earns second-highest win total in program history

March 4, 2019 0 comments

The men’s basketball team entered this weekend in the thick of the Ivy League Playoff race — despite a disappointing loss to Columbia Friday, the Bears delivered with a victory over Cornell Saturday.

As the regular season came to a close, the Bears finished eighth in the ECAC. Bruno will host Princeton in a best-of-three series at Meehan Auditorium this weekend. The winner will advance to the quarterfinals next week.

Men’s hockey falls to No. 5 Quinnipiac, Princeton at home

March 4, 2019 0 comments

Following a victory over Dartmouth on the road last Saturday, the men’s hockey team closed out the regular season with a pair of losses to No. 5 Quinnipiac University and Princeton at home this weekend.

Klein ’20: How to fix the Lakers

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Klein ’20: How to fix the Lakers

March 3, 2019 0 comments

When LeBron James signed a four-year, $154 million contract with the Los Angeles Lakers last offseason, the traditional NBA powerhouse seemed like a sure contender in the Western Conference for years to come.

Costa’s Yurchenko vault earned the first Ivy win for a Brown gymnast since Caroline Morant ’17 claimed three in 2017. Costa was awarded First Team All-Ivy Classic Honors on vault and Second Team on the uneven bars.

High score vaults Costa ’22 to top of Ivy League podium

March 1, 2019 0 comments

“Layout first. Pop off the table.” Those are the words gymnast Mei Li Costa ’22 says to herself before she sprints down the strip of carpet that leads to a springboard and a vault table, a piece of equipment that resembles a giant tongue.